Author Archives: Michelle Blanchard

15 Jul
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Time for Cabinet Shuffle and Policy Rethink

For Immediate Release (Charlottetown- July 15, 2014) NDP PEI Leader Mike Redmond says that it is time for Premier Ghiz to shuffle his cabinet and rethink some of their failing policies. “Whether it is declining health care, education in crisis, a ...

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11 Jul
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Drop in Labour Force Huge Concern, says NDP Leader

  For Immediate Release – Charlottetown, PE – (July 11, 2014) The exit of 1,400 workers from the Prince Edward Island workforce over one month as stated in today’s Statistics Canada report is a big concern and may be the ...

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05 Jun
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Statement on Moncton Tragedy/Déclaration sur la tragédie de la fusillade à Moncton

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Charlottetown, PE (June 5, 2014) – Mike Redmond, Leader of the New Democratic Party of Prince Edward Island extends his most sincere condolences to the families, colleagues and friends of the three RCMP officers slain in ...

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23 May
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Statement on Jack MacAndrew

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Charlottetown, PE (May 23, 2014) – We are saddened to hear of the sudden passing of well-known Island media personality, Jack MacAndrew. He was a truly exceptional man and a great contributor to the Island’s cultural ...

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02 May
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Alarming Wait Times for Islanders with Inflammatory Arthritis

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Charlottetown, PE (May 2, 2014) – Mike Redmond, Leader of the New Democratic Party of Prince Edward Island, is calling on the Ghiz Government to take immediate action to remedy the dire situation of some 4,000 ...

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29 Apr
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Government Needs Renewed Commitment to Inmate Reintegration says Redmond

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Charlottetown, PE (April 29, 2014) – The government is failing our inmate population, as well as our province, by failing to implement strategies to support and direct offenders in their return to society, says NDP Leader ...

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29 Apr
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NDP Leader Supports Youth Facility in Montague

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Charlottetown, PE (April 29, 2014) – NDP Leader Mike Redmond is urging the Ghiz government to support the construction of a youth facility, to be known as Just Being Kids (JBK) in Montague. The NDP Leader ...

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28 Apr
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Renewed Energy for Change at NDP Convention

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Charlottetown, PE (April 28, 2014) – This year’s NDP PEI policy convention was held on Saturday at the Rodd Charlottetown Hotel. Guest Speaker, Lorraine Michael, the Leader of the NDP of Newfoundland and Labrador, delivered a ...

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24 Apr
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Ghiz Government Should Conduct PNP Review

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Charlottetown, PE (April 24, 2014) – NDP Leader Mike Redmond is urging the Ghiz government to do a review of the Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) while it reviews the five-year Island Prosperity Strategy. “It is encouraging ...

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24 Apr
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Government did not do Food Costing Study

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Charlottetown, PE (April 24, 2014) – NDP Leader Mike Redmond was shocked to hear Community Services Minister Valerie Docherty admit on CBC radio yesterday that her department did not do a Prince Edward Island based food ...

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